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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 26989 March 19 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 26989

Clues Answers
Adhesive substance son squeezed into part of tack RESIN
Agent involved in spying? It makes you sick! BUG
At which place heroin used to be around WHERE
Atlantic state’s supplier of heat and light GAS
Board engaging medic in Eastern States EMBUS
Break top off hand tool making spiked wheel ROWEL
Carefully place silicon in store DEPOSIT
Composer run into in hospital area SMETANA
Conflict interrupting commercial settlement AWARD
Consider senior cleric’s responsibility SEE
Contact a companion about being on top REACH
Cultivate head of dogwood the first lady cut off DEVELOP
Dispatch English composer unknown in Irish town KILLARNEY
English novelist pronounced on poet’s boldness HARDIHOOD
Female child-minder reportedly profits, ignoring one’s roguishness SHENANIGANS
Good to get involved carrying about fruit GREENGAGE
Clues Answers
Governor’s girl displaying coarse fabric HESSIAN
Hotchpotch of salmon pie in port? MINNEAPOLIS
I enthuse endlessly about tucking into granny’s casserole NAVARIN
Irregular rule a girl violated GUERRILLA
Knocking back most of the drink, pine throughout dark hours nightlong
Like GBS, brought up to keep a lot of drink in quarters? BEWHISKERED
Listener originally lambasting sixties youth over title EARLDOM
Model chap, one sent out to produce copy ARCHETYPE
Old crone’s coarse tobacco lacking substance at first HAG
One covers crumbling ruins with hesitation INSURER
Pulpy food rejected always at university PUREE
Rascal caught accomplice dipping into booty SCALLYWAG
Stratagem old magistrate employed to trap duke DODGE
Support for men only available ultimately behind the scenes BACKSTAGE
Way to stop nearly half of 20’s hostile attacks INROADS
Woman politician covering northern village where elopers once wed gretna green